Information Security online training

Mandatory Training

Protecting Information

Learn the basic skills needed to use University information safely and understand the key concepts of information security.

Protecting Information

Protecting Personal Data

The University is responsible for large amounts of personal data, including data about staff, students, research participants and visitors. This course will teach you how to process personal data safely.

Protecting Personal Data

Optional training

Protecting Research Data

Research data is one of our most valuable assets, and a tremendous amount of time and money is invested in the creation, discovery, analysis and processing of it. On this course you will learn all of the necessary precautions to protect it.

Protecting Research Data

Training for Cyber Essentials Assured Computing

Assured Computing is a CiCS maintained suite of services designed to allow anyone involved in research to work in a secure and protected environment. Assured Computing is externally certified to the UK Government endorsed Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus schemes. This allows you and your external research partners to be assured that your data is being processed and stored securely.

Cyber Essentials Assured Computing

If your Department has specific Information Security requirements that are not covered in any of the above we can also create bespoke training. Please contact info-security@sheffield.ac.uk for more information.